Ghosn was arrested for the fourth time in early April, a month after his release from the detention centre [Issei Kato/Reuters]

Former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn has been released from detention in Tokyo, freed on $4.5m bail as he awaits trial on financial misconduct charges.

A Japanese court upheld decision to release the 65-year-old Franco-Brazilian businessman on bail and Ghosn, who was wearing a suit and surrounded by security guards, was seen walking out of the glass doors of the Tokyo Detention Centre late on Thursday.

Ghosn was indicted over a new breach of trust charge on Monday. The court approved his release earlier on Thursday and said he then paid the bail amount. The indictment extended his period of custody at the

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